Joe Chappell (5
When I posted my question about the date August 16th, I hadn't
read the letters for August 3rd. Late last night, I had
time to read the letters.
It seems that Rowina may have at least partially answered my
question. Thanks Rowina.
August 16th this year is possibly Tu B' Av, depending on the
I would also add, that whenever I think of the August 16th date,
I associate it with Kristallnacht.
Now I know , that Kristallnacht, ( Night of broken glass ) is
the name given to November 8,9, 1938, when Nazi storm troopers
and many others, smashed windows of businesses owned by Jews in
Why I link these two dates in my mind, is a mystery to me. One
is November, and the other is August. There must be some
Blessings Doves, joechappell